Tag: Buddhism

From Her Body Sprang the Greatest Wealth, Part 2

Guest Post by Thanissara While our climate crisis is catalyzing a social, economic, and energy revolution, we will only repeat old paradigms of exploitation unless we understand that our crisis is rooted in a dualistic consciousness. The consciousness that is wedded to “subject” in relationship to “object,” while fundamental to our everyday experience, veils the truth of our …continue

From Her Body Sprang Our Greatest Wealth, Part 1

Guest post by Thanissara In our latest Sacred Activism title, Time to Stand Up, author Thanissara calls readers to action in the fight against anthropogenic climate change and other social, economic, and environmental ills. Contrary to what some may believe, Buddhism and activism go hand in hand; here, in her two-part guest post, Thanissara explains …continue

Bringing Climate Change into Dharma Practice

by Thanissara “Bringing Climate Change into Dharma Practice” is from this month’s new release, Time to Stand Up by Thanissara, coauthor of Listening to the Heart. Bringing Climate Change into Dharma Practice I’ve heard people say that climate change is “political” and therefore inappropriate to bring into Dharma gatherings. While many medication groups and retreats focus on the …continue

New Release: Moonlight Leaning Against an Old Rail Fence

  ABOUT THE BOOK Moonlight Leaning Against an Old Rail Fence is a collection of Dharma poetry that explores the many avenues of Buddhist philosophy in accessible yet eloquent language. Author and poet Paul Weiss has included commentary with each of his poems, allowing readers to further explore its meaning. His prose matches his verse …continue

New Release: The Wisdom of the Overself

  ABOUT THE BOOK The Wisdom of the Overself, along with its companion volume The Hidden Teaching Beyond Yoga, is a profound re-creation of the teachings of Hindu Vedanta and Buddhism for the contemporary spiritual seeker. In print since the 1940s, it remains one of the most comprehensive, clear, and practical guides on the path …continue